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Gina Yashere has been a stand up and TV star in the UK for several years now, with appearances on iconic TV shows such as Live At The Apollo and Mock The Week, as well as creating & performing popular comedic characters on The Lenny Henry Show. She broke onto the American comedy scene with her appearances on Last Comic Standing (NBC), where she made it to the final 10, and then never went home!

Gina went on to be named one of the top 10 rising talents in the Hollywood Reporter. She is also known in the US for being the only British comedian to ever appear on the iconic Def Comedy Jam, as well as for her hilarious appearances on The Tonight Show (NBC), Crashing (HBO), @Midnight on Comedy Central, her 1 hour Stand Up Special, Skinny B*tch on Showtime, and now as the British Correspondent on Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.

Erin Jackson (U.S) Armed with a megawatt smile and a pocket full of dreams, Erin Jackson is poised to conquer the world of stand-up. Since first making a name for herself at colleges and east coast comedy clubs, Erin has gone on to be named a semifinalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing and co-hosted three seasons of Exhale, a panel-based talk series on the ASPiRE Network.

Keesha Brownie (Canada) This montreal-born Canadian with Jamaican roots showcases her Canadian & West Indian Heritage. Keesha is a Canadian Comedy Award nominee, and has appeared on MTV and CBC: The List, as well as her own series, Jokers Corner. Brownie can be seen on Kevin Harts LOL Network from Montreal’s Just For Laughs 2017.

Crystal Ferrier (Canada) Actress, comedian, writer and producer Crystal Ferrier is the first Indian woman to headline Kenny Robinson’s Nubian Disciples of Pryor and is the newest addition to Kevin Hart’s LOL Network. A rising star, she is a raw comedic personality who is shaking up stages all over the world from Canada to New York to India.

Dat Gyal Funny! Featuring Gina Yashere from The Daily Show

PRICE

Tickets: $3545
Saturday, February 24
8:00pm
Fleck Dance Theatre
207 Queens Quay West

Hosted by Trey Anthony

With Erin Jackson, Keesha Brownie and Crystal Ferrier

“One of the best comics in the world.”
The Guardian, UK

Don't miss this chance to see The Daily Show's Gina Yashere in Toronto in a hilarious night of comedy by women of colour. Hosted by Trey Anthony, this stellar lineup of comedians pokes fun at political correctness and is guaranteed to give you a deep belly laugh!

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